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Dark side of the Moon: South Korea besieged

Just 100 meters from the gates of the Blue House, South Korea’s stately, mountain-backed presidential residence in Seoul, two competing protests took place last week. That is not unusual. A plaza set up within presidential eyeshot has long been a popular spot for groups wielding their democratic rights to promote causes. What was unusual was […]